The Cell Phone: One Remote to Rule Them All
Punchcut's Interaction Designer Ifran Chou and Interaction Design Director Gabriel White present an interesting idea to combat the ever-increasing number of household remote controls. According to Consumer Electronics Association the average American household owns 4 remote controls. Instead of the costly option of a store-bought universal remote, Chou and White suggest an added feature for the constantly-evolving mobile phone: an all-encompassing remote control.
The team outlay five different design considerations that would make the conceptual phone effective: